2010 Landshark Invitational Surf Contest

Saturday, September 25, 2010 (All day)

ARE YOU A LANDSHARK?

Toothy grin? Billable hours? Lawyer? Law student? Do you surf?

The 2010 LANDSHARK INVITATIONAL SURF CONTEST and JOHN LIM COSTUME CONTEST will be held at Shark's Hole (aka Kewalo Basin) on Saturday, September 25, from 8 am to 5 pm.
See http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=137211186299220&index=1

SPONSORED BY:

  • William S. Richardson School of Law Alumni Association
  • Na Loio He‘e Nalu (UH Law School Surf Club)
  • XCEL Wetsuits
  • LEXIS-NEXIS
  • Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing
  • Bickerton Lee Dang & Sullivan
  • Cronin Fried Sekiya Kekina & Fairbanks

This surf contest is open to lawyers and law students. Entrants must be licensed to practice law (active or inactive) or be enrolled in a law school. Spouses and boyfriends/girlfriends of lawyers & law students may also enter/participate, but are not eligible to win the coveted Landshark trophies.

For an entry form, please email lea.hong@tpl.org or sunnygreer@yahoo.com. Entries must be received by September 17, 2010.

ENTRY FEE:

Lawyers: $40.00
Law Students: $20.00
*Spouses, etc. $40.00

Entry Categories are as follows:

John Lim Memorial Costume Contest: At the first Landshark Invitational, the late Intermediate Court of Appeals Justice John Lim surfed in a suit and tie and carried a briefcase (he lost the briefcase). In his honor, a prize(s) will be awarded to the surfer(s) with the best costume - entrants in this category must catch at least one wave in costume during the heat. Be creative! The 2007 and 2009 winner Greg Lui-Kwan dressed as the Superferry and a Landshark dressed in a tuxedo. Judging criteria: 95% costume/accessories, 5% surfing (must catch at least one wave in costume). Costumes leaving marine debris will be disqualified.

OPEN NOVICE
(Men and Women, all ages, less than 2 years surfing)

MEN'S LONGBOARD
MEN'S SHORTBOARD
-Under 40 (Associates/‘Opio)
-40-54 (Partners/Loio)
-55+ (Senior partners/Makule)

WOMEN'S LONGBOARD
WOMEN'S SHORTBOARD

MEN'S BODYBOARD
WOMEN'S BODYBOARD

MEN'S STAND UP PADDLEBOARD
WOMEN'S STAND UP PADDLEBOARD